Food Technologist Resume Example

(912) 55522-4321
San Francisco, California, CA 94115

Innovative and results-driven Food Technologist with over [Number] years of experience in the food industry, specializing in product development, quality assurance, and food safety. Proven track record of developing and optimizing new food products, ensuring compliance with industry standards, and implementing cost-saving measures. Adept at collaborating with cross-functional teams, conducting detailed research, and utilizing strong analytical skills to deliver high-quality, consumer-focused products. Passionate about continuous improvement and staying current with industry trends and advancements.

XYZ Food Company - Food Technologist
02/2018 - current
NYC, New York
  • Developed and optimized [Number] new food products, resulting in a [Percentage]% increase in revenue.
  • Collaborated with cross-functional teams to ensure compliance with food safety and quality standards.
  • Conducted shelf-life testing and sensory evaluations to guarantee product quality and stability.
  • Implemented cost-saving measures by identifying and sourcing alternative ingredients and suppliers, reducing expenses by [Percentage]%.
  • Provided technical support and guidance to production staff to ensure efficiency and quality during manufacturing processes.
ABC Food Company - Quality Assurance Analyst
01/2015 - 01/2018
Austin, Texas
  • Monitored and enforced adherence to GMP, HACCP, and food safety regulations, minimizing risks and ensuring a safe working environment.
  • Conducted regular audits and inspections of production facilities, identifying areas for improvement and recommending corrective actions.
  • Trained and mentored [Number] team members on quality assurance processes and best practices.
  • Analyzed production data to identify trends and potential issues, taking proactive steps to address concerns and maintain high-quality standards.

New York University (NYU) - Bachelor of Science in Food Science and Technology
01/2013 - 03/2017
NYC, New York

Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and statistical analysis software (e.g., Minitab)
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, able to work effectively in cross-functional teams
Knowledge of food processing techniques, ingredient functionality, and product formulations
Familiarity with food regulations, labeling requirements, and industry standards

Certified Food Scientist (CFS) – Institute of Food Technologists
Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Points (HACCP) Certification
Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) Certification